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Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park

Features Animals
1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6204
+1 850-243-9046
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Loved It

Staff was so friendly and happy. I saw many grouchy customers, but I dont think they would ever be... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Crestview, Florida
Bucket List Experience!

By far the highlight of my vacation was getting to interact with one of the dolphins here. We... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Callie V
Nashville, Tennessee
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Delight in watching dolphins leap and sea lions play during our spectacular shows! Or participate and interact directly with these and other remarkable marine animals including stingrays, sharks, and otters in our new interactive programming (additional fee applies). Enjoy educational exhibits and beautiful ocean views. Open daily at 9am.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“dolphin show” (339 reviews)
“sea lions” (84 reviews)
“sea world” (80 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:30
1010 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6204
+1 850-243-9046
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff was so friendly and happy. I saw many grouchy customers, but I dont think they would ever be happy with anything. You can tell they love the animals, and so helpful to the customes.

Thank Dolphin4512001
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

By far the highlight of my vacation was getting to interact with one of the dolphins here. We arrived a little early so got to watch the first half of the dolphin show where the trainers have them do tricks for the audience, and that...More

Thank Callie V
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Took my two boys here & it was great. Price range well expected as far as other aquariums go. They're were staff everywhere ready , willing & friendly to answer any questions. Plenty of shade -so it's no too hot- and easy access to walk...More

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

The ads make it look a lot bigger, and like there are more animals and activities. Outside of standing around the dolphin tank taking pictures we probably could have walked the whole thing in about an hour. The Gulf Breeze Zoo had far more to...More

Thank Jack C
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We really enjoyed the Sea Lion show and Dolphin show. They were so cute and vocal. the shark feeding was interesting as well.

Thank tonyalruble
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

The dolphin show was fantastic!! Throughout the park the trainers/staff interact with guests and answer questions regarding the gulf life ! Snacks were only slightly pricey (expected at any of these venues !!). Facilities are a bit dated, but very clean ! We visited over...More

Thank JulesOfKansas
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Not Sea World, but a lovely marine animal park! Easy to walk to from our condo too. Wish the prices were a little better.

Thank jmunger
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I have been to a couple aquariums since my kid was born and this aquarium just did not do it for me. Too small and only a couple of species. They did have a touch tank, so depending on how old your kid is they...More

Thank S8029TNjamess
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We love the Gulfarium! Great shows and very entertaining. The trainers were so nice to take time to talk to us about the animals.

Thank 876robyn
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We had great fun with the family. We spent all day here, so much to see and do, but the kids were really tired! Great day for family fun!!

Thank AngelMc1
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Kerri K
14 June 2017|
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Response from Jimmie V | Reviewed this property |
There are coupons in local travel/tourist books found around Destin & Ft Walton Beach. Also they have a day, I think Wednesdays, with reduced rates. Senior day & or Kids day. There is always a discount for Military.
Elizabeth A
23 May 2017|
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Response from HandyMama-07 | Reviewed this property |
There is one day where you can receive a senior discount (I think the age is 55+). Well worth the break in the price.
21 February 2017|
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Response from Susan B | Reviewed this property |
We "seniors" spent a whole morning there recently when trainers were feeding the animals. The stingray feeding was especially interesting! The trainers are very knowledgeable about their animals and took time to answer all... More